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Dining, SFoodie Five Guest Chefs Hit Kearny St. Super Duper Next Week

Five Guest Chefs Hit Kearny St. Super Duper Next Week

Super Duper, the homegrown burger chain well-known for occasionally giving away hundreds of burgers at a time, is taking whatever lingering connection artisanal hamburgers have to McDonald’s and setting it aflame. Next week, from Monday, Aug. 17 to Friday,…
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Dining, SFoodie Drink of the Week: Ellwood Shandy at Dirty Habit

Drink of the Week: Ellwood Shandy at Dirty Habit

It’s almost impossible to have a discussion about Dirty Habit without the issue of the name coming up. Most people hate the name because they find it unappetizing for a restaurant, though if I have any issue with it…
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Dining, SFoodie SF Chefs: Nancy Oakes Hosts Female Chefs & Somms; Free Ferry Building Demos

SF Chefs: Nancy Oakes Hosts Female Chefs & Somms; Free Ferry Building Demos

SF Chefs is back, and the food and cocktail-tastic festival is showing growth: more chances to ogle chefs & good food, more sit down events, and even free farmers' market demos at the Ferry Plaza on Saturdays throughout July.…
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Dining, SFoodie Top Five San Francisco Chefs to Follow on Instagram

Top Five San Francisco Chefs to Follow on Instagram

The photo-sharing social network Instagram has just widened its addicting potential by making member profiles visible on the Internet instead of only via mobile apps. This means that we can enjoy widescreen food porn from some of San Francisco's leading…
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Dining, SFoodie Fruit and Vegetable Leathers Transform Into Fine Dining Treat

Fruit and Vegetable Leathers Transform Into Fine Dining Treat

"I've made a lot of school lunches lately," Coi chef Daniel Patterson smiled sweetly as he dropped a plate on our table the other night. On it were squares of Tomme Dolce cheese from Petaluma's Andante Dairy covered by slices…
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Dining, SFoodie No. 41: Fifth Floor's Burger

No. 41: Fifth Floor's Burger

The premium burger may just be the defining dish of the past decade: You can accuse it of being winkingly populist, but it's popular nonetheless. You can…
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Dining, SFoodie Fifth Floor's David Bazirgan: "I Haven't Had This Much Fun Cooking, Ever"

Fifth Floor's David Bazirgan: "I Haven't Had This Much Fun Cooking, Ever"

En route to writing about Fifth Floor, the subject of this week's full-length restaurant review, I talked to David Bazirgan, who's been the chef there since November. What I wanted to know: In the era of the small, idiosyncratic restaurant,…
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Dining, SFoodie Fifth Floor: Keeping the Hotel Restaurant Fresh

Fifth Floor: Keeping the Hotel Restaurant Fresh

 Most of the news about hotel restaurants in San Francisco these days isn't gushy. The Ritz-Carlton is reformulating its high-end restaurant, Michael Mina moved his flagship restaurant out of the Westin St. Francis, and many of the prominent hotel restaurants…
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Dining, Eat Fifth Floor: Technique and Intelligence Prove Hotel Restaurants Can Still Shine

Fifth Floor: Technique and Intelligence Prove Hotel Restaurants Can Still Shine

The moment does not belong to the hotel restaurant. Five years ago, Campton Place, Michael Mina's eponymous restaurant at the St. Francis, and the Dining Room at Ritz-Carlton were all at the top of the podium, with another cluster of…
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Dining, SFoodie Reality Cooks, Our Favorite Dive Bar Folds, and More Chef Pop-Ups

Reality Cooks, Our Favorite Dive Bar Folds, and More Chef Pop-Ups

The past 24 hours in gossip, innuendo, and cold hard facts about the San Francisco food scene. All cooks seeking reality show fame should show up at Ducca tomorrow. The Feast shares that the producers of Top Chef will…
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Dining, SFoodie The Brixton Ratchets Up the Opening Buzz, Sea Salt Loses Its Founding Chef

The Brixton Ratchets Up the Opening Buzz, Sea Salt Loses Its Founding Chef

​The past 24 hours in gossip, innuendo, and cold hard facts about the San Francisco restaurant scene.Urban Daddy is first to call an opening day ― Friday ― for The Brixton (2140 Union, at Webster, 409-1114, brixtonsf.com). The pitch:…
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Dining, Eat Father in the Black

Father in the Black

Arriving at Chez Papa Resto for dinner on a chilly night feels a little mysterious. The small plaza next to the still-deserted, stately old Mint building is eerily empty, and you walk into the square tentatively, almost as though you're…
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